Fish and Chips
February 10, 2016, 1 Comment

Growing up, Friday tradition was fish and chips. We’d jump in the car after school and drive straight to the chippy. Fish, chips (with scraps, always), mushy peas and curry […]

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Aubergine and Pomegranate Soup

February 8, 2016, No comments

If you’re anything like me, January is not the month to start new things. I neither like to begin or give up anything when it’s cold and g ...

Loughborough Farm volunteers celebrate news of bid success

Loughborough Farm secures future with £3m

February 2, 2016, No comments

A grant of more than £1.6 million from the Mayor’s London Regeneration Fund and a further £1.6 million in match funding from Lambeth council has s ...

Sarah Willingham with Tom and Freddie from winning restaurant Kricket

Brixton businesses win Dot London awards

January 26, 2016, 1 Comment

Two Brixton businesses are celebrating after winning the Dot London Awards. Kricket, an Indian restaurant based in Pop Brixton, won the best place to ...

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    Christmas Leftover Pasties
    December 21, 2015, No comments

    All the recipes for Christmas dinner dishes tend to ignore two things: most people like tradition best at Christmas and leftovers are actually the star of the show. Cold cuts, […]

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    Brixton Recipe: Brigadeiros
    December 17, 2015, No comments

    Sometimes you want to make something that looks like you made lots of effort and cooked like a grown up and sometimes you want something that’s delightfully childish. And sometimes […]

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    Brixton Recipes: Potato Choux Puffs
    December 11, 2015, 1 Comment

    When you think of things for Christmas, what do you ask for? Because I’m a massive Irish stereotype, I wish for more potatoes. There’s literally no such thing as ‘too […]

  • Sylvia Tejan-Cole of the Cloisters sheltered housing scheme off Brixton Road
    Pride of Brixton’s secret gardeners
    December 11, 2015, 1 Comment

    Susan Sheehan of Incredible Edible discovered food growing in the heart of the city Incredible Edible Lambeth (IEL) was privileged to be involved in recognising some of Lambeth’s best community […]

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    Brixton Reviews: Miss P’s Barbecue
    December 10, 2015, No comments

    By James Eaton Miss P’s smoked ox cheek saved my life. Truly. Well, maybe I’m exaggerating. Maybe not… The first time I sampled the simply fabulous meat at Miss P’s […]